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  1. 12 Months of Monogram: April 2014

    Dec 22, 2014, 8:35 AM EST

    The Monogram Club presented the 2014 Moose Krause Distinguished Service Award to Dr. Angelo Capozzi ('56, baseball). Capozzi is joined on stage by second vice president Terri Vitale ('94 & '95, tennis), president Haley Scott DeMaria ('95, swimming) and Executive Director Brant Ust ('00, baseball). (Photo by Mike Bennett/Lighthouse Imaging)

    As we prepare to turn the calendar to 2015, it is once again time to look back on another great year for Notre Dame and the Monogram Club. Over the next several days, we’ll continue to recap the significant Monogram initiatives, events and accomplishments from 2014. Perhaps no month was as busy as April…. From…

  2. 12 Months of Monogram: March 2014

    Dec 21, 2014, 9:36 AM EST

    For one of the Club's stops on the "Tobacco Road Tour," Monogram winners and their families gathered at Top of the Hill before Notre Dame men's lacrosse took on UNC.

    As we prepare to turn the calendar to 2015, it is once again time to look back on another great year for Notre Dame and the Monogram Club. Over the next several days, we’ll continue to recap the significant Monogram initiatives, events and accomplishments from 2014. March takes us to Tobacco Road…. While July 1,…

  3. 12 Months of Monogram: February 2014

    Dec 20, 2014, 9:35 AM EST

    Kevin Gannon ('10) and Frenchy Silva ('12, volleyball), now working with Target, were among the many alumni who returned to campus seeking talented Notre Dame students to join their team.

    As we prepare to turn the calendar to 2015, it is once again time to look back on another great year for Notre Dame and the Monogram Club. Over the next several days, we’ll continue to recap the significant Monogram initiatives, events and accomplishments from 2014. That journey takes us to the Winter Career & Internship…

  4. 12 Months of Monogram: January 2014

    Dec 19, 2014, 9:13 AM EST

    Former Irish head coach Richard "Digger" Phelps became the sixth inductee into Notre Dame's Ring of Honor (photo by Matt Cashore).

    As we prepare to turn the calendar to 2015, it is once again time to look back on another great year for Notre Dame and the Monogram Club. Over the next several days, we’ll recap the significant Monogram initiatives, events and accomplishments from 2014. We’ll tip off “12 Months of Monogram” with a special weekend…

  5. A Monogram Club Twitter Recap: ACC/Big Ten Challenge

    Dec 4, 2014, 11:08 AM EST

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    If you are a Notre Dame basketball fan, Wednesday was an especially fun night. The Irish men’s team took on #19 Michigan State at Purcell Pavilion, while the second-ranked women’s squad tipped off against #15 Maryland in nearby Ft. Wayne, Indiana, as part of the ACC/Big Ten Challenge. Have a closer look below at how…

  6. Monogram Club Musings: Louisville Edition

    Nov 24, 2014, 9:55 AM EST

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    The 2014 home football schedule came to a close this weekend, as Notre Dame met Louisville on Senior Day at Notre Dame Stadium. Thanks to their years together in the BIG EAST Conference (and now the Atlantic Coast Conference), the Irish and Cardinals have a well-established rivalry in a number of sports, but Saturday marked…

  7. Football Program Story: Monogram Club Celebrating Graduating Seniors

    Nov 21, 2014, 2:16 PM EST

    Fighting Irish student-athletes proudly display their stoles prior to 2014 commencement exercises (Photo by Mike Bennett/Lighthouse Imaging).

    The following feature was first published in the football program for the Notre Dame vs. Louisville game on Nov. 22, 2014. In conjunction with Notre Dame’s recognition of 29 seniors prior to kickoff, here’s a closer look at some of the ways the Monogram Club honors graduates. At the University of Notre Dame, few words are as much…

  8. Monogram Club Musings: Northwestern Edition

    Nov 18, 2014, 10:10 AM EST

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    For the first time in five weeks, the Fighting Irish were back at home on Saturday afternoon, as Northwestern made the short trip to South Bend from Evanston, Illinois. Unfortunately for the Notre Dame faithful, the Wildcats pulled off a 43-40 overtime stunner on one of the coldest home football Saturdays in recent memory. Still,…

  9. Football Program Story: A Message From President Haley Scott DeMaria

    Nov 17, 2014, 4:24 PM EST

    Monogram Club President Haley Scott DeMaria ('95, swimming) speaking at the Club's 2014 spring letter jacket ceremony (photo by Mike Bennett/Lighthouse Imaging)

    The following feature was written by Monogram Club president Haley Scott DeMaria (’95, swimming), and first published in the football program for the Notre Dame vs. Northwestern game on Nov. 15, 2014. During the weekend, DeMaria represented the Monogram Club and presented the flag prior to kickoff. It has been said that coming to the University…

  10. 2014 Fall Letter Jacket Ceremony: A Twitter Recap

    Nov 13, 2014, 2:44 PM EST

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    The Notre Dame Monogram Club continued one of its unique traditions on Wednesday, hosting its 2014 fall letter jacket ceremony in celebration of first-time Monogram winners. The Club had the honor of recognizing more than 110 student-athletes and student managers for their accomplishments and contributions to Notre Dame athletics. Whether a sophomore basketball player, a senior diver…

  11. Monogram Club Set To Host Fall Letter Jacket Ceremony

    Nov 12, 2014, 7:18 AM EST

    Football student-athletes at the 2014 Monogram Club spring letter jacket ceremony (Photo by Mike Bennett/Lighthouse Imaging).

    In the 98-year history of the Notre Dame Monogram Club, varsity letters have been awarded in a number of ways. Many alumni recall picking up their Monogram award at the equipment room. Since 2008, the Club has been recognizing the accomplishment of earning a first Monogram with a special letter jacket ceremony. This evening, the Monogram…

  12. Team Hosting Program Supports ND Diving in Atlanta

    Nov 5, 2014, 9:54 AM EST

    Irish divers visited the Georgia Aquarium while in Atlanta during fall break.

    During fall break, Notre Dame men’s and women’s diving competed in Atlanta against Georgia Tech and South Carolina. On one of the days when the team was not competing in the pool, it decided to spend some time surrounded by water anyway. Thanks in part to the Monogram Club’s team hosting program, the group visited…

  13. 2013-14 Monogram Club Annual Review is Now Available!

    Oct 27, 2014, 2:57 PM EST

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    The latest edition of the Monogram Club Annual Review is now available! Recapping the Club’s events and programming from the 2013-14 academic year, the Annual Review features remarks from Monogram Club President Haley Scott DeMaria (’95, swimming) and Executive Director Brant Ust (’00, baseball), as well as an interview with University Vice President and Director…

  14. Tucker (’14) Named NCAA Woman of the Year

    Oct 20, 2014, 9:04 AM EST

    Tucker (right) and her family at the Monogram Club's Fourth Quarter Farewell (Photo by Mike Bennett/Lighthouse Imaging)

    Sunday marked a historic day for Notre Dame, as four-time Monogram winner Elizabeth Tucker (’14, soccer) was named the 2014 NCAA Woman of the Year, becoming the first Fighting Irish student-athlete selected for the honor. On and off the field, Tucker’s résumé is outstanding. A two-time captain and member of the 2010 national championship team,…

  15. Monogram Club Musings: North Carolina Edition

    Oct 14, 2014, 8:49 AM EST

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    Following up on a thrilling victory over Stanford on Oct. 4, the Fighting Irish were back at Notre Dame Stadium this past Saturday against North Carolina, for their first home game as part of the University’s new Atlantic Coast Conference partnership. While the Notre Dame and Stanford defenses dominated two weekends ago, this game was a…

  16. College GameDay’s First Road Show

    Oct 13, 2014, 9:39 AM EST

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    In the grand scheme of sports pre-game shows, perhaps none is as beloved as College GameDay. The traveling broadcast captures the excitement and pageantry of fall Saturdays from some of the best college football atmospheres around the country. This weekend, ESPN’s GameDay crew heads to Tallahassee, where fifth-ranked Notre Dame will meet defending national champion #2…

  17. Notre Dame vs. North Carolina: A Monogram Club Twitter Recap

    Oct 12, 2014, 9:50 PM EST

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    6-0. Saturday was a picture perfect fall day on campus, as the sixth-ranked Fighting Irish hosted North Carolina at Notre Dame Stadium. After last week’s thrilling win against Stanford, Notre Dame had its hands full, as the Tar Heels jumped out to a 14-0 lead early, and held a 36-35 lead into the fourth quarter. The…

  18. Football Program Story: Pat Garrity (’98)

    Oct 10, 2014, 10:35 AM EST

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    The following feature on Pat Garrity (’98, basketball) was written by Craig Chval (’15), and first published in the football program for the Notre Dame vs. North Carolina game on Oct. 11, 2014. This weekend, Garrity will be among those on campus for a men’s basketball program reunion. From former University of Notre Dame basketball standout Pat Garrity’s…

  19. Monogram Club Musings: Stanford Edition

    Oct 9, 2014, 11:42 AM EST

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    When people think of Notre Dame football’s west coast rival, USC is always first to come to mind. In recent memory, however, it has been the Irish’s games with the team from northern California—Stanford—that have produced the most memorable moments. The Fighting Irish and Cardinal duked it out in the rain once again on Saturday…

  20. Philip J. Purcell III (’65) Awarded With Honorary Monogram

    Oct 9, 2014, 9:11 AM EST

    Philip J. Purcell III ('65) alongside Notre Dame head basketball coaches and fellow honorary Monogram winners Muffet McGraw and Mike Brey. (Photo by Mike Bennett/Lighthouse Imaging)

    The lead-up to Notre Dame’s showdown against Stanford was a particularly busy time on campus, as both the Monogram Club’s Board of Directors and the University’s Board of Trustees hosted their fall meetings. At the conclusion of the Committee on Athletic Affairs meeting last Wednesday, the Monogram Club had the opportunity to recognize one alumnus for…

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In March, seven Irish teams competed in North Carolina in a span of six days. That trip included a Monogram Club pre-game gathering in Chapel Hill before @ndlacrosse's exciting victory over the Tar Heels. #12MonthsofMonogram This morning's #12MonthsofMonogram blog post looks back at the Winter Career Fair, where we caught up with some of our student-athletes - like Frenchy Silva ('12, volleyball) - who've "gone pro in something other than sports." Visit ndmonogram.wordpress.com to read more!